5 days in California Itinerary

5 days in California Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California sightseeing planner

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San Francisco
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Anaheim
— 2 nights
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San Francisco

— 1 night

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco journey builder tool.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to San Francisco is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 11 hours traveling from Riyadh to San Francisco. Traveling from Riyadh in December, things will get little chillier in San Francisco: highs are around 17°C and lows about 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Shopping

Anaheim

— 2 nights

Heart of Orange County

Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park.

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You can fly from San Francisco to Anaheim in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Anaheim: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks

California travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.